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Cafe Fiore

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1169 Ski Run Blvd Ste 5, CA 96150-9011
+1 530-541-2908
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17:30 - 22:00
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fountain valley, Ca
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by the place we staying. We went online and made reservations and it ask if there was a special occasion, we put down 50th birthday celebration. They called and confirmed our reservation and confirmed we were celebrating my 50th. We got there and the place was small and quaint. Only 7 tables. The restaurant was a... More 

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Queensbury, New York
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small Italian restaurant where everything they serve is homemade. There were three waiters who attend to your every need but not in an intrusive way. There were two couples and the guys had a combination of their filet mignon dish with the veal satimbobcco. My husband couldn't decide between the two entrees so the waiter suggested the... More 

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Swanmore, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on our first night in Tahoe and were very jetlagged and did not have a great appetite. The staff were incredibly sweet as we only ordered 2 starters they split them onto 2 plates and served them separately so that we could have 2 courses and enjoy a light dinner. Sadly the food was not quite what we... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Yep, we're serious...very serious. A tiny, beautiful, 7 table restaurant hidden off the main road in South Lake Tahoe and an absolute gem. Café Fiore is a delectable eating pleasure house and if your lucky enough to be one of the few each night that gets to eat there then your trip to South Lake Tahoe will be complete. Once... More 

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Hunstanton, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Ok i know i often say what a great meal but trust me this deserves more stars than TripAdvisor can give. We didn't book and were fortunate to get a table in this small Italian style cafe. If you go in the busy season then book well in advance. They have an outstanding wine list too. Good tip, enjoy your... More 

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Vacaville, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I made a reservation here at the recommendation of some friends. This is a very small, quaint, personal restaurant. I believe there were 7 or 8 tables. The kitchen is on the opposite side of the wall and it makes for a nice, unique atmosphere. The staff was very nice, professional and helpful. The food was great,... More 

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77 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This is a small Italian restaurant so a booking is a must. It's simply beautiful from start to finish. Decor is perfect and crisp white linens are a statement of what is to come. Fine dining so be prepared to pay for it. We found it good value as it's superb food, served nicely from very informative staff and accompanied... More 

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rocklin, ca
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Cafe fiore never disappoints. From the hot garlic bread to the house made salad or minestrone and the fresh swordfish that is out of this world. The seafood pasta in a light butter/caper sauce is excellent and the desserts are amazing. Entrees are served with family style sides that vary on the season and are delicious. Creamed carrot/zucchini/baby potatoes and... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a seven table restaurant hidden in a cabin some blocks above the Lake. It has a menu which leans Italian, with pasta and good bread, but has food on the menu which can't be found often. I had the veal with funghi , my sister the Saltimbocca, my husband, the spicy linguini with loads of seafood. They were... More 

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Napa
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70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

An unexpected gem of a restaurant. Very intimate and romantic for a special celebration. They offer an amazing wine list and have excellent local and classic appetizer and entry offerings. The service was impeccable! We will definitely return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1169 Ski Run Blvd Ste 5, CA 96150-9011
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-541-2908

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Boerne, Texas
Toledo, Ohio
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?